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In Illinois Senate race, a battle over who has better gay rights record

By Curtis Tate, McClatchy Washington Bureau

March 30, 2016

Filed under Uncategorized

While states such as Georgia and North Carolina are split over discrimination protections for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people, the major-party candidates to represent Illinois in the U.S. Senate are fighting it out o...

Water treatment training program could be cut

By Kelsey Landis, The Alton Telegraph

March 24, 2016

Filed under Latest News

A university water-system operator training program is on the chopping block due to a lack of federal student loan money and state funding, even as headlines about the disastrous effects of negligent water system operators contin...

Lawmaker recess drawing fire from GOP delegation

By Jacksonville Journal-Courier, Ill.

March 17, 2016

Filed under Latest News

Jacksonville state representative C.D. Davidsmeyer joined others Wednesday to send a message to fellow lawmakers: Get back to work.The Legislature is in the middle of a month-long break, although the state is entering its ninth mon...

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